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Smart solutions for greater productivity, quality and cost effectiveness

Smart solutions for greater productivity, quality and cost effectiveness

ENGEL is making its customers more competitive with flexible and efficient machine concepts along with automation from a single source. The system expert will demonstrate what this means in practical terms by presenting two technically sophisticated applications at Interplastica 2018.


Injections
 Simple and minimalist with great complexity

Simple and minimalist with great complexity

In the world of packaging it is sometimes complicated to achieve something that looks simple, minimalist and elegant. The paperboard cartons for Jimmy Choo’s L’EAU is a clear example of this. Its colour is pale pink apart from the brand and the fact that it is an eau de toilette.


Packagings
Bioplastics are making the difference

Bioplastics are making the difference

The 12th European Bioplastics Conference, which took place on 28/29 November 2017 in Berlin, showcased just how bioplastics are making the difference in driving innovations forward for more sustainability, resource efficiency, and functionality.


Bioplastics
Oxo degradable plastic packaging is not a solution to plastics pollution?

Oxo degradable plastic packaging is not a solution to plastics pollution?

Oxo-degradable plastics are being produced and sold in many countries, with society being led to believe they safely biodegrade in nature. Yet significant evidence suggests oxo-degradable plastics do not safely biodegrade but fragment into small pieces, contributing to microplastics pollution.


Bioplastics
Global market for bioplastics to grow by 20 percent

Global market for bioplastics to grow by 20 percent

The results of European Bioplastics’ annual market data update, presented today at the 12th European Bioplastics Conference in Berlin, confirm a stable growth of the global bioplastics industry.


Bioplastics
Labelexpo Asia 2017 focuses on digital and smart technologies

Labelexpo Asia 2017 focuses on digital and smart technologies

Labelexpo Asia 2017 will present the Digital Trail and Smart Zone features for the first time. Taking place in Halls E1 and E2 of the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) from 5 - 8 December, they will highlight the latest advances in these technologies and their respective applications for label and package printing.


Plastic packaging

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